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Oct 13, 2016, 08:30 ET Simmons College Launches New Online Master of Public Health Degree

Simmons College today launches its new online Master of Public Health (MPH) degree, MPH@Simmons. With a unique focus on health equity, MPH@Simmons...


Jul 06, 2016, 08:30 ET Simmons College Launches Online Master of Strategic Communications Degree

 Simmons College announced the launch of a Master of Strategic Communication degree today. Applications are now being accepted for...


Jun 13, 2016, 13:11 ET Simmons College Board of Trustees Extends President Helen Drinan's Contract for Three Years

 The Simmons College Board of Trustees announced today that they have extended President Helen Drinan's contract for three years, extending her...


May 31, 2016, 04:00 ET Top université américaine et l'autorité prééminente sur le développement professionnel des femmes offre à l'Europe sa première conférence sur le leadership des femmes

Le Dr Joyce Banda, Martina Navratilova et Dame Stephanie Shirley parmi les intervenants à célébrer les femmes, moteurs du...


May 31, 2016, 04:00 ET US-amerikanische Spitzenuniversität und anerkannte Autorität im Bereich berufliche Entwicklung von Frauen bringt ihre erste Führungskonferenz für Frauen nach Europa

Dr. Joyce Banda, Martina Navratilova und Dame Stephanie Shirley feiern neben anderen Sprecherinnen Frauen, die den Wechsel anführen...


May 31, 2016, 04:00 ET Top Amerikaanse universiteit en vooraanstaande autoriteit op het gebied van de professionele ontwikkeling van vrouwen brengt zijn belangrijkste conferentie over vrouwelijk leiderschap naar Europa

Dr. Joyce Banda, Martina Navratilova en Dame Stephanie Shirley zijn een paar van de sprekers om hulde te brengen aan vrouwen als de leiders van...


Apr 13, 2016, 08:00 ET Simmons College Expands Access to Its Master of Science in Behavior Analysis Degree Through a New Online Offering

Simmons College announced today that it is expanding access to its highly respected Master of Science in Behavior Analysis degree by offering...


Mar 03, 2016, 12:00 ET Leading Activists - Michelle Alexander and Judy Norsigian - to Speak at 2016 Simmons College Commencement May 20

Simmons College is proud to announce two nationally known, pioneering social justice advocates will serve as keynote speakers during its 111th...


Jan 28, 2016, 11:00 ET Actresses And Activists Eva Longoria And Geena Davis To Speak At 37th Simmons Leadership Conference

 With a focus on women who have broken the mold, Simmons College will feature actresses and activists Eva Longoria and Geena Davis, for its...


Jan 12, 2016, 13:30 ET U.S. News & World Report Ranks Nursing@Simmons Among Nation's Best Online Graduate Nursing Programs

For the first time, Nursing@Simmons – an online Master of Science in Nursing program in the Simmons College School of Nursing and Health...


Nov 16, 2015, 13:30 ET House Democratic Leader Pelosi, Congressman Kennedy Visit Simmons College to Discuss Women & STEM

Today, the House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and Massachusetts Congressman Joseph P. Kennedy III visited Simmons College for a roundtable...


Oct 22, 2015, 12:28 ET Simmons College, Allston-Brighton Communities Set to Renovate Daly Field Into State-of-the-Art Athletic Complex

 Today, Simmons College announced its plans to renovate and revitalize the dilapidated Daly Field in Brighton into a state-of-the-art,...


Sep 10, 2015, 09:00 ET U.S.News & World Report Ranks Simmons College Among Top Universities in the Nation

 Once again, Simmons College ranks among "America's Best Colleges" in the 2016 edition of U.S.News & World Report. Simmons is included in...


Jul 07, 2015, 09:00 ET Simmons College Appoints School of Social Work Dean

 Simmons College is proud to announce the appointment of Cheryl A. Parks, MSW, Ph.D., a social work clinical care intervention expert who...


Feb 12, 2015, 11:00 ET Award-winning Actress Sally Field And Media Mogul Arianna Huffington To Speak At 36th Annual Simmons Leadership Conference

Simmons College has announced the keynote speakers for its April 2, 2015 premier Simmons Leadership Conference. Focusing on the theme "Dare to...


Jan 21, 2015, 17:47 ET Simmons College Announces New Website and Brand Messaging, Highlights Expertise in Women's Leadership

 Coinciding with the beginning of the spring 2015 academic semester, Simmons College announced its new compelling brand messaging along with...


Dec 18, 2014, 11:30 ET Simmons College Named to President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll 8 Years in a Row

 Simmons College has been named to the 2014 President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll by the Corporation for National and...


Feb 18, 2014, 09:00 ET Simmons School of Social Work, the First School of Social Work in the Nation, Launches Online Master's Program

Simmons College School of Social Work, the nation's first school of social work, continues its 110 year tradition of innovation with its...


Jan 29, 2014, 09:30 ET Simmons College Joins Mount Holyoke and Smith for Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars Program Focused on Emerging Women Leaders

 Simmons College is proud to join two other women's colleges – Mount Holyoke and Smith – to co-host "Reconstructing Societies in...


Dec 11, 2013, 11:37 ET Former Secretary Of State Hillary Rodham Clinton To Deliver Keynote Address At 35th Annual Simmons Leadership Conference

 Simmons College today announced that Hillary Rodham Clinton, Former Secretary of State and Former U.S. Senator from New York, will deliver...


Oct 31, 2013, 12:00 ET Simmons College Hosts National Discussion On Gender Diversity On Corporate Boards, Nov. 12

 In an effort to boost gender diversity on corporate boards across the country, Simmons College will host a panel discussion as part of the...


Oct 22, 2013, 11:45 ET Simmons College Makes Kiplinger's "Best Value" Top 100 Private Colleges List

 Simmons College is ranked as one of the best values among private universities in the country, according to the business and personal finance...


Oct 15, 2013, 14:00 ET Simmons School of Management Ranked #1 "Greatest Opportunity For Women" in Nation by The Princeton Review

For the 5th consecutive year, the Simmons College School of Management has been ranked the #1 MBA with the "Greatest Opportunity for Women" by...


Sep 26, 2013, 08:00 ET Prominent Women Political Leaders Gather to Commemorate 175 Years of Women in Politics

In celebration of the 175th anniversary of the first American woman to address a legislative body, Simmons College will co-host "How Women Become...


Sep 11, 2013, 11:53 ET Simmons College Named a "Best College" by U.S.News & World Report, The Princeton Review, and Forbes

 Simmons College has been named a "Best College" by U.S.News & World Report in its 2014 edition of the "America's Best Colleges"...